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John's XLNT Foods

) #119 of 1,907 Restaurants in San Jose €€ - €€€ American, Greek, Italian
1238 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3003
+1 408-998-1440
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Greek, Italian
€€ - €€€
1238 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3003
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a Greek professional Chef , It Was a great surprise to visit this place with my family and taste all these super tasty food ! The chef and the owners of the restaurant they really know what an excellent Greek hospitality is and I...More

Thank Pagpap
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Friendly Staff, Extensive Menu, Tasty Selections, Reasonable Prices, Great Service with a bustling atmosphere so bring your family and friends for some delightful fare.

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

John's is a tradition in Willow Glen. The son took over and has done a nice job. The menu is extensive and has lots to offer. The potions are generous and the staff friendly. Parking can be tricky park across the street in the lot......More

Thank m r
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Downtown Willow Glen family restaurant. Large menu, so many great dishes. Great lemon soup is really good.

Thank sheila l
Reviewed 6 October 2016

John's is now called John's of Willow Glen. It has been here for many years and has always offered good food at a good price. John and his family are of Greek descent, and Greek food is the highlight of the menu, although everything is...More

Thank California88
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A colleague of my spouse had called us to join him for a late brunch on a Sunday afternoon. Our friend ordered a salad with the lemon/chicken soup, my spouse ordered the crab cake benedict, and I ordered a spinach omelette with melted swiss/cheddar cheese...More

Thank EdUrias
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Since being in Willow Glen area on business, have visited John's several times and have not been disappointed. Clearly this is where many locals hang out, but the food is good and servers tend to treat you like family (in a good way!). Try setting...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The Eggs Benedict is delicious! The best thing about this dish is that a variety of Benedict's are offered -- like crab cake Benedict, smoked salmon Benedict, Canadian bacon Benedict, etc. Try them all. You will NOT have better Hollandaise Sauce anywhere! It has a...More

Thank dianebE9842XX
Reviewed 11 May 2016

I'm local and this is my fav of the many restaurants on Lincoln. Family owned and operated, great breakfasts, best hollandaise you'll ever have, big brunch crowds on weekends, excellent lunched and dinners, and fantastic Greek lemon chicken rice soup.

Thank Howbru
Reviewed 1 April 2016

A happy opportunity to return to John's presented itself this week when I met two friends there for lunch. My last visit had been several months ago. The menu seemed different than before; it appeared to be more extensive, listing both traditional American food and...More

Thank VWriter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1238 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-998-1440
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